Don’t forget to remember

Ezra Wallach, Opinion Editor

October 19, 2018

Filed under Opinions/Editorials

A couple weeks ago I couldn’t fall asleep, and instead of watching “Black Mirror” or throwback SNL skits on YouTube to pass the time per usual, I chose an alternate, non-technology related route. As I searched my bookshelves...

We can’t deny climate change

Danielle Kurensky, Opinion Editor

October 19, 2018

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Something monumental happened last week. It might not have received adequate coverage as all of the country’s eyes were on the Kavanaugh hearing, but I wonder if the story would have received more coverage if the hearings weren’t...

Staff Editorial: Social media is our responsibility

NT News Editorial Board

October 19, 2018

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Editorial Following numerous incidents and threats of school violence across the country, a number of schools have taken to hiring companies to monitor student social media to ensure student safety. New Trier, however, has opted...

Cartoon

Alessia Liebiovich, Graphic Design Artist

October 19, 2018

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Let’s talk about sex(ual education)

Ezra Wallach, Opinion Editor

October 9, 2018

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Ever since the Kavanaugh hearing, I’ve heard some people saying that maybe he shouldn’t be held completely accountable because he was “just a confused teen who didn’t know any better”. The problem is that he definitely...

We need to stay politically involved

Danielle Kurensky, Opinions Editor

October 9, 2018

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In the past few weeks the entire nation has been immersed in the drama concerning Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearings and sexual assault accusations from Dr. Christine Blasey Ford. Our student body seems intrigued like never...

Safety must be an ongoing effort

October 9, 2018

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We’re talking about safety again. And not as a result of the theoretical threat usually felt in the wake of a school shooting in some other far away state. This time, the discussions are contextualized by recent safety scares...

Self-reflection, a necessary task

Danielle Kurensky, Opinion's Editor

September 28, 2018

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Living on the North Shore comes with many expectations, but one of the most prevalent is that we should all be taking high level classes and involved in as many extracurriculars as humanly possible. While this adds stress to...

Staff Editorial

Staff Editorial

September 28, 2018

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On September 11 this year, it seemed as if everyone talked about everything except 9/11. The conversation used to be initiated by our teachers in middle school. They’d talk about what they were doing when they found out about...

Just listen to Kanye

Just listen to Kanye

September 28, 2018

Junior year isn’t the worst year

Danielle Kurensky, Opinions Editor

September 26, 2018

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Throughout my high school experience, junior year has always been demonized as the worst. There seems to be a consensus that it will be the hardest year. While it is definitely challenging, it is not as bad as people make it out...